The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 13 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Python 11 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.46% 10.87% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.19% 20.55% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 2
Median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Python
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 73 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 49.23% 52.90% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 15
Median daily rate £325 £408 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% -6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Cheltenham region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Cheltenham region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Python.

1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Bash Shell
3 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) Linux
4 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) Unix
7 3 (16.67%) ISEB
7 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) Ruby
8 2 (11.11%) Service Management
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL
8 2 (11.11%) Test Management
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) QA
8 2 (11.11%) Selenium

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Ergonomics
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 2 (11.11%) Scrum
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) Lua
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP